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DC Ranks Highest in Sustainable Building for 2022

DC Ranks Highest in Sustainable Building for 2022

By Hayley Young February 3, 2023

A new report from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) named Washington, D.C., on Jan. 17 as the 2022 national leader in green building, a measure of efficiency, sustainability and carbon emissions...

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The International Finance Corporation Building in Washington, D.C., one of the Districts LEED-certified buildings.

District Announced First Platinum-Certified LEED City in the World

By Sarah Wright September 6, 2017

Sarah Wright is a staff writer for The Hoya. Washington, D.C., is now the world’s first Platinum-certified environmentally friendly city, according to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...

Earth Day Every Day

By Editorial Board April 26, 2016

On Earth Day, April 22, Students for Georgetown, Inc. announced both its plans to compost all waste from food preparation at the Hilltoss and the launch of The Corp Sustainability Committee to further...

HFSC Opens; Pub, Hilltoss Under Construction

HFSC Opens; Pub, Hilltoss Under Construction

By Ian Tice September 5, 2014

The Healey Family Student Center, located below the New South Residence Hall, opens today after years of planning and months of construction. The university is celebrating the inauguration with...

A Choice to Conserve Beyond Water Week

By Olivia Hinerfeld, Meredith Cheney, and Makaiah Mohler March 20, 2014

Several years ago, Georgetown University administrators started considering the necessity of ensuring the sustainability of new buildings on campus. Just this past year, Georgetown opted to institutionalize...

New Hall, Same Standard

By The Editorial Board December 12, 2012

The opening of Regents Hall demonstrates Georgetown’s commitment to advancing the study of the sciences. As the building’s first semester comes to a close, it is worth reflecting on how much progress...

Regents Hall Construction Will Finish Early

By Meghan Patzer February 17, 2012

Regents Hall, the university's new science facility, is on track to be completed by May 2012, two months earlier than previously announced. The building is slated to open for the next academic year...

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